Music Review http://whqr.org en Music Review: Windsongs by David Loeb http://whqr.org/post/music-review-windsongs-david-loeb <p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; This album contained music composed for clarinet and wind orchestra by David Loeb a contemporary composer of Japanese music.&nbsp; The CD spans 16 years in three separate compositions, and not until I had started listening to the album did I expect to hear the growth and confidence that Loeb now has in composing for wind orchestra.</p> Thu, 05 Jul 2012 16:00:00 +0000 Elise Seifert 18483 at http://whqr.org Music Review: Windsongs by David Loeb Music Review: Living Breathing Earth, Warshauer Impresses http://whqr.org/post/music-review-living-breathing-earth-warshauer-impresses <p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; This album contains Warshaur&rsquo;s two symphonies that explore places that most contemporary classical composers dare not go.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 28 Jun 2012 16:00:00 +0000 Elise Seifert 18493 at http://whqr.org Music Review: Living Breathing Earth, Warshauer Impresses Music Review: Mahler Symphony No. 4 Preformed by Boston Symphony Orchestra http://whqr.org/post/music-review-mahler-symphony-no-4-preformed-boston-symphony-orchestra <p>&nbsp;</p> Thu, 21 Jun 2012 16:00:00 +0000 Elise Seifert 18484 at http://whqr.org Music Review: Mahler Symphony No. 4 Preformed by Boston Symphony Orchestra Music Review: Songs of Rudyard Kipling with Leonard Warren http://whqr.org/post/music-review-songs-rudyard-kipling-leonard-warren <p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; British novelist and poet Rudyard Kipling spanned topics including imperialism, war and children, but instead of reading Rudyard Kipling, I had the chance to hear a selection of his poems superbly preformed by famous Metropolitan Opera Baritone Leonard Warren.&nbsp; This classic record has been wonderfully remastered and includes 9 songs; some more famous titles such as Gunga Din and Mandalay are featured.</p><p> Thu, 14 Jun 2012 16:12:22 +0000 Elise Seifert 18482 at http://whqr.org Music Review: Songs of Rudyard Kipling with Leonard Warren